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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
525 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ039>041-046>049-060>064-072>077-082>087-
261200-
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-VALLEY-GREELEY-NANCE-
SHERMAN-HOWARD-MERRICK-POLK-DAWSON-BUFFALO-HALL-HAMILTON-YORK-
GOSPER-PHELPS-KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-FURNAS-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-
WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-THAYER-
525 AM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA AND
PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THE HEAT INDEX IS FORECAST TO REACH 100 TO 110 THIS AFTERNOON
INTO EARLY EVENING...WITH THE HOTTEST HEAT INDEX CLOSING IN ON
110 FOR NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS. A HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN POSTED FOR
NORTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...
GENERALLY SOUTH OF INTERSTATE 80.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT FOR NORTH
CENTRAL KANSAS INTO THAYER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA. IF
ANY STORMS DEVELOP...THEY COULD BE STRONG WITH HAIL UP TO THE SIZE
OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY MORNING
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA...MAINLY EAST OF A LOUP
CITY TO YORK LINE. ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT DEVELOP DURING THIS PERIOD
ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE SEVERE.

ADDITIONAL THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ARRIVE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENING...AFFECTING AN AREA GENERALLY EAST OF A GREELEY TO ALMA
NEBRASKA TO NATOMA KANSAS LINE. FOR LOCATIONS IN THIS AREA SOUTH OF
INTERSTATE 80...THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR SOME THUNDERSTORMS TO BE
STRONG TO SEVERE...MAINLY WITH LARGE HAIL NEAR THE SIZE OF QUARTERS
AND DAMAGING WINDS THE PRIMARY HAZARDS.

PERIODIC THUNDERSTORM CHANCES RETURN TO THE OUTLOOK AREA MONDAY
NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

MORE INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED AT THE FOLLOWING WEB PAGE:
   HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/HASTINGS  (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

HEINLEIN/ADO




Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
1127 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...HOT DAY EXPECTED FRIDAY...

.HOT TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH A MOIST AIRMASS WILL RESULT IN
HEAD INDEX AT OR ABOVE 105 FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

KSZ005>007-017>019-NEZ063-064-074>077-083>087-251230-
/O.CON.KGID.HT.Y.0003.140725T1700Z-140726T0000Z/
PHILLIPS-SMITH-JEWELL-ROOKS-OSBORNE-MITCHELL-HAMILTON-YORK-
KEARNEY-ADAMS-CLAY-FILLMORE-HARLAN-FRANKLIN-WEBSTER-NUCKOLLS-
THAYER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PHILLIPSBURG...SMITH CENTER...
KENSINGTON...MANKATO...JEWELL...BURR OAK...PLAINVILLE...
STOCKTON...OSBORNE...DOWNS...BELOIT...AURORA...YORK...MINDEN...
HASTINGS...SUTTON...HARVARD...CLAY CENTER...EDGAR...FAIRFIELD...
GENEVA...EXETER...FAIRMONT...ALMA...ORLEANS...FRANKLIN...
CAMPBELL...HILDRETH...RED CLOUD...BLUE HILL...BLADEN...SUPERIOR...
NELSON...HEBRON...DESHLER
1127 PM CDT THU JUL 24 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 7 PM CDT FRIDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDEX IS EXPECTED TO CLIMB TO NEAR OR
  SLIGHTLY ABOVE 105 DEGREES FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...BEING EXPOSED TO EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED
  PERIOD MAY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT HEALTH ISSUES. YOUNG CHILDREN
  AND THE ELDERLY ARE ESPECIALLY AT RISK OF HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK...THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

HEINLEIN




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